SC Business Review - Upcoming Guests
May 22, 2013
SC Elementary Teachers Win National PBS Awards
Our next guests are recent recipients of PBS' 2012 Teacher Innovator Awards which honors educators from across the country who are using digital media in new and unique ways to improve students' learning.
Mike Switzer interviews Lynn Dempsey, a teacher of the gifted and talented at Lexington Elementary School, and Lori Russell, a 1st grade teacher at Meadow Glen Elementary School, also in Lexington, SC.
May 23, 2013Upstate Organization Brings Hope to Children
Caring for abused and neglected children, as well as assisting stressed and isolated families, is very demanding and sometimes thankless work, but salvaging children in our state is important work for South Carolina's future.
Mike Switzer interviews Chamlee Loscuito, CEO of the Ellen Hines Smith Girls' Home, which has recently merged with Childrens' Shelter of the Upstate, now called "Hope Center for Children" in Spartanburg, SC.
May 24, 2013Civic Hackers Gathering Soon in Columbia
If you haven't heard, hacking has taken on an entirely new and positive implication these days. So positive, in fact, that Columbia, SC has decided take part in the upcoming, first ever National Day of Civic Hacking.
Mike Switzer interviews Karl McCollester is the partner manager with IT-ology in Columbia and the committee chair for South Carolina's participation in this event. And by way of full disclosure, Karl is also a business partner with Mike Switzer in a venture known as Voterheads, which is just one of the many sponsors of this event.